Pooja Sawant is an Indian actress who works in Marathi films. She came into the spotlight by playing the role of ‘Jenny’ in the Marathi film “Satrangi Re.”
Pooja Sawant was born on 25 January 1990 (age 29 years; as in 2019) in Mumbai. Her zodiac sign is Aquarius.
She did her schooling from Mumbai’s Balmohan Vidyamandir and went to SIWS College of Science and Commerce, Mumbai to pursue her graduation. Pooja was good at acting and dancing since her childhood and also won various dance competitions in her college days. She was also a Volleyball player in her college days. In 2009, She participated in the Maharashtra Times Sharavan Queen Contest and emerged as the winner. It was then, that she decided to be an actress.
Height: 5′ 6″
Weight: 53 Kg
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Dark Brown
Figure Measurements: 33-24-34
Family, Caste & Boyfriend
Pooja Sawant belongs to a Marathi Kshatriya Family. She is the daughter of Vilas Sawant and Amruta Sawant. She has a sister, Ruchira Sawant, and a younger brother, Shrey Sawant.
Pooja Sawant started her acting career in 2010 with Sachit Patil’s “Kshanbhar Vishranti.” Next, she appeared in the Marathi film “Zhakaas” opposite Ankush Choudhary. The film was a blockbuster. Subsequently, she starred in the multi-starer film “Satrangi Re.” In 2014, Pooja featured in the satire blockbuster film “Poshter Boyz.”
In addition to films, Sawant has appeared in the Marathi dance reality show “Eka Peksha Ek Jodicha Mamla” and the Hindi dance reality show “Boogie Woogie.” She has also hosted the show “Wajale Ki Bara” on Zee Talkies.
In 2019, She made her Bollywood debut with the Bollywood film “Junglee” opposite Vidyut Jammwal.
- Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award for the film Lapachhapi (2017)
- Maharashtra’s Most Desirable Women (2018)
- MFK Golden Diva (2019)
- Food: Chicken, Chinese, Thai food
- Pooja’s family and friends fondly call her Boju.
- She is an ardent follower of Lord Ganesha.
- Pooja is an avid animal lover and has a pet cat named Beera and a pet dog named Snowfall.
- According to her, she played her dream role in the Bollywood film “Junglee” as she has an undying love for animals.